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HBMC Cyane (1806)

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Cyane, 22 Guns



Nationality British
Ordered 1805/01/30  
Laid Down 1805/08/00  
Named 1805/12/06  
Launched 1806/10/14  
Shipyard Topsham  
Designer William Rule  
Constructor John Bass  
Rate Sixth Rate  
Type Ship  
Out Service 1815/02/20  
Fate Captured  
Becomes Cyane


B064   Type Metric
Length of Gundeck 118' 2" Imperial Feet 36.02
Length of Keel 98' 71/4" Imperial Feet 30.05
Breadth 32' 01/2" Imperial Feet 9.75
Depth in Hold 10' 6" Imperial Feet 3.2
Draught Forward 10' 7" Imperial Feet 3.23
Draught Aft 13' 9" Imperial Feet 4.19
Burthen 53939/94 Tons BM  


1807 B064 Broadside Weight = 201
Quarterdeck 6 British 24-Pound Carronade
Forecastle 2 British 24-Pound Carronade
Upper Gun Deck 22 British 9-Pounder
Bow Chaser 2 British 6-Pounder
1815 B064 Broadside Weight = 418
Upper Gun Deck 22 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck 4 British 18-Pound Carronade
Forecastle 2 British 18-Pound Carronade
Forecastle 2 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck 2 British 6-Pounder


Crew Complement
Date Men Notes Source
1807 155 Establishment B064


Date From Date to Rank/Position Name Source
1807/03 1809/10 Post Captain Thomas Staines B064
1809/10 1810/05 Post Captain Valentine Collard B064
1810/05 1810/09 Post Captain Edward Pelham Brenton B064
1810/09 1812/05 Post Captain Francis Augustus Collier B064
1812/05 1814 Post Captain Thomas Forrest B064
1814 1815/02/20 Post Captain Gordon Falcon B064
Date From Date to Rank/Position Name Source
1809 Unknown Lieutenant James Hall  
1809 1810 Lieutenant John Ferrior  
Date From Date to Rank/Position Name Source
1809 1810 Master Joseph Miller  


Service Record
Date Notes Source
1807/07/13 Completed at Portsmouth B064
1807/09 Operations off Copenhagen B064
1808/02/23 Sailed for the Mediterranean B064
1808/05/22 Captured the Spanish privateer Medusa 12-guns B064
1809/05/10 In company with Alceste (38) attacked a French comvoy and sank two gunboats B064
1809/06 In the Bay of Naples B064
1810/01/23 Sailed as convoy to South America B064
1811 On Home station B064
1812 On Jamaica station B064
1814/01/20 In company with the Venerable took the French frigate Iphigenie after a four day chase B064


Fleet Title Commander Date From Date To Source
No Fleets Listed


Actions & Battles
Date Source
1815/02/20 Action of 1815-02-20  


Notes on Ship
No Notes Entered


Id Link or Description Author
B064 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793-1817 Rif Winfield

Last Updated :2009/01/18 at 11:42:09 by Cy

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